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RN- Admission/Discharge - Coronary Care PCU

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

The RN on Coronary Care PCU specializes in the care and management of acute and chronic heart failure and other CVI and medical conditions. They serve as the alternate unit for medicine observation patients.

This 26 bed telemetry PCU is part of Carilion's Cardiovascular Institute. Primarily Monday-Friday, 8a - 5p, schedule with variable hours. 

 

Welcome to the next phase of your rewarding nursing career. Welcome to Carilion Clinic, an organization of comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Our affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions provide additional opportunities for research and education. Joining us, you can expect supportive leadership, inter-professional teamwork, state-of-the-art technology, extensive training and innovative learning, and advancement potential.

 

Performs significant job responsibilities:

  • Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient care in order to optimize patient outcomes for patients of all ages as appropriate to service area.
  • Determines and performs within clinical, leadership and/or education pathways to support (direct/indirect) quality patient care services and performance improvement through anticipating and effectively functioning in crisis/emergency situations based on sound judgment, escalation and use of advanced skills.
  • Manages resources, establishes priorities, and modifies environment to meet patient care needs.
  • Collaborates with case management and social work to facilitate throughput.
  • Assist in the coordination of the admission, transfer and discharge process across disciplines and service lines.
  • Actively contributes to the overall positive patient experience through the use of excellent customer service skills.
  • Utilizes bed tracking technology and collaborates with leadership and transfer center to facilitate throughput.
  • Consistently delivers the best in customer service with leadership and transfer center to facilitate throughput.
  • Consistently deliver the best in customer service and patient care.  As a team member, demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with patients, families, visitors and other employees.
  • Champion Carilion’s mission, vision and values; comply with the polices and procedures, ethical standards and code of conduct set forth by the company.
  • Serve as Charge Nurse support by completing charge nurse responsibilities as needed.
  • Assist with various audits as appropriate for service area.
  • Maintain patient safety during off campus medical appointments during inpatient stay.

 

Based in western Virginia, we inspire better health through compassionate care, medical education and research and neighborhood outreach. Note the worthy advantages of supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teams, innovative learning, and advancement potential.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of accredited nursing program. BSN preferred.

Experience: Minimum 1 year acute care required; 2 years preferred

Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. AHA-BLS-ACLS certification required.

Other: Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills and customer service skills; must demonstrate positive leadership role modeling and problem resolution skills. Knowledgeable of basic computer and phone applications. Must successfully complete orientation and maintain requirements. Position requires lifting and long periods of standing bending, pushing, pulling, reaching, walking, etc. May be exposed to infectious diseases, bio-hazard and hazardous materials including regulated wastes, and combative patients.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 


Requisition Number: 79366 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening 
Shift Details: Primarily M-F, 8:30A-5P, variable hours
Recruiter: MELISSA W FERGUSON 
Recruiter Phone: 540-525-4093 
Recruiter Email: MBWatts@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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